Can You Put Weed In Tea?
Have you ever wondered if you can infuse cannabis into tea? You certainly can – and the result is a mellow and enjoyable infusion.
What Is Cannabis Tea?
Cannabis-infused tea, often referred to as marijuana tea, is made by infusing ground cannabis buds (or a cannabis extract like tincture or oil) into hot tea. The result is a hot drink that, when consumed, delivers both the desired effects of cannabis, as well as the beneficial properties of the tea.
Benefits of Cannabis Tea
Cannabis tea has a few unique benefits compared to other forms of cannabis consumption. For example:
- Mellow and Mild High: Cannabis tea delivers a mild and mellow high, which is often ideal for those who wish to relax without the intensity of other forms of cannabis consumption.
- Easy To Make: Cannabis tea is incredibly easy to make – all that’s required is some ground cannabis or an appropriate cannabis oil/tincture, hot tea, and a few simple kitchen items.
- Long Lasting: The effects of cannabis tea are also known to last for a surprisingly long period of time. This makes it a great option for more extended relaxation and relief.
Steps To Make Cannabis Tea
Making cannabis tea is quite easy, and involves the following steps:
- Gather the necessary ingredients (listed below).
- Mix your cannabis and tea with the desired ratio.
- Discard the leaves, then bring the tea to a low boil.
- Allow the mixture to steep for at least 15-20 minutes.
- Strain the mixture into a cup, then add honey/lemon or other flavoring (optional).
- Enjoy your cannabis tea!
Ingredients & Supplies
Making cannabis tea requires the following ingredients and supplies:
- Tea leaves
- Cannabis: You can choose to use ground cannabis buds, or an appropriate cannabis extract like oil or tincture.
- Butter/Coconut Oil/Olive Oil – this helps extract the cannabinoids from the cannabis and into the tea.
- Honey/Milk/Lemon – adds flavor to the tea (optional).
- Strainer – for straining the tea before consuming.
Cannabis tea is a unique form of cannabis consumption that offers many benefits. It is easy to make, delivers a mild and enjoyable high, and can last for a surprisingly long period of time. Give it a try and find out if cannabis tea is right for you.